Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
704 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND...
  ALLIGATOR RIVER...
  S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC TO OREGON INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 703 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL...
  LOCATED NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE ALLIGATOR RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE VICINITY OF FRYING PAN...THE MOUTH OF THE ALLIGATOR RIVER...
  ALLIGATOR RIVER BRIDGE...THE VICINITY OF MASHOES...NAGS HEAD...THE
  CENTER OF ROANOKE SOUND...THE CENTER OF CROATAN SOUND...OREGON
  INLET...AR140...AR145...AR130 AND KILL DEVIL HILLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...SMALL HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3580 7519 3577 7553 3594 7562 3593 7562
      3577 7556 3576 7573 3588 7575 3597 7585
      3594 7587 3592 7581 3590 7598 3574 7605
      3577 7608 3596 7601 3599 7610 3614 7587
      3595 7562 3622 7577 3622 7541
TIME...MOT...LOC 2303Z 241DEG 35KT 3592 7590

$$
DAG


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